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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' South, Longitude: 92° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.11 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.0 miles/hour or 810.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.55 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 04.9"932.72 miwest0° 01' 25.1"1.63 misouth932.65 mi
24 hours14° 27' 24.7"936.31 mieast0° 05' 14.2"6.00 minorth936.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Tue 8:56 AM1821 km1131 miles983 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaTue 8:56 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 7:56 AM2206 km1370 miles1191 nmNorth N
GuayaquilTue 8:56 AM2473 km1537 miles1335 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Tue 10:56 AM2618 km1626 miles1413 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 9:56 AM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmEast E
QuitoTue 8:56 AM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmNortheast NE
SucreTue 9:56 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 9:56 AM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaTue 10:56 AM3105 km1930 miles1677 nmEast-southeast ESE

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